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Victorian Typography Caligraphy Penmanship Folk Art Ornament Letter Hand Writing For Sale
SOCIAL AND BUSINESS FORMS
This sale is for an original 1887 edition of "HILL'S MANUAL OF SOCIAL AND BUSINESS FORMS: A GUIDE TO CORRECT WRITING" by Thos. E. Hill, the Victorian era's leading expert on manners and morals. YOU'LL LOVE THISBOOK!!!
Etiquette fundamentally prescribes and restricts the ways in which people interact with each other, and show their respect for other people by conforming to the norms of society. What a wealth of information collected in this attractively presented assemblage of expert advise pertaining to BUSINESS AND SOCIAL ETIQUETTE in every imaginable way. This volume has been greatly enlarged and profusely illustrated since its first edition in 1873, being revised and corrected to the latest dates.
This volume includes Grammar, Letter-writing, Composition, and various Business Forms. The accomplishment of this book is to combine both a knowledge of penmanship and its application in the written forms which were in general useduring the Victorian era. Additionally, you will find chapters on collection of debts, parliamentary rules, and all types of etiquette which will equip individuals for the important social and business relations of everyday transactions that life presents. This is not limited to students, secretaries, and business professionals. This book encompasses decorum for young and old, the lady of the house, the children, families and so forth as it covers general, yet practical, advise on the makings of a homemaker: children, house and home, fashion and décor; as well as personal health and grooming.
For those of you who are at a loss with words for that special someone, this book even contains hints on writing LOVE LETTERS!!! It even provides Christian names in alphabetical order of men and women! It embraces the concepts of PENAMANSHIP, SPELLING, USE OF CAPITAL LETTERS, PUNCTUATION, COMPOSITION, WRITING FOR THE PRESS, PROOF-READING, EPISTOLARY CORRESPONDENCE, NOTES OF INVITATIONS, CARDS, COMMERCIAL FORMS, LEGAL BUSINESS FORMS, FAMLY RECORDS, SYNONYMS, SHORT HAND WRITING, DUTIES OF SECRETARIES, PARLIAMENTARY RULES, SIGN-WRITING, EPITAPHS, THE LAWS OF ETIQUETTE, BOOK KEEPING, VALUABLE TABLES OF REFERENCE, WRITING POETRY, AND SO MUCH MORE! The numerous and BEAUTIFUL ILLUSTRATIONS!!! which adorn this work bear testimony to the earnest desire of the Publishers to spare no effort or expense necessary to the production of a book which should prove in every way satisfactory to those interested in the subject treated. With the assistance of this book, you can easily express written thought plainly, rapidly, elegantly and correctly.
Published in 1887, this book is inVERY GOODCONDITION! for its age and especially to be 126 YEARS OLD!!!In our experience of selling these books, this one is in the BEST conditions I have seen in a long time.ALL PAGES ARE PRESENT!!! and tightly bound with NO TEARS! It measures 9" X 11" and is complete with581 informative and impressive pages. The interior isTIGHTwithremarkably NEAT AND CLEAN text block on BRIGHT pages!This work offers a remarkable wealthof information in every possible aspect. Theonly flawis expected shelf wear on the boards. There are NO MARKINGS or inscriptions on any of the decorative front end pages or clean fly leaf pages. Thisis a sturdy, excellentbook with a wealth of interesting and informative material for personal and professional use.You will be truly delighted with thisVICTORIAN ETIQUETTE GUIDE. Here's your chance to get adarlingcollectible with ! It doesn't get any better than that. GET IT WHILE YOU CAN!!!
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